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Part of Former Mausoleum Now Used As Stage in Proiry Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Christchurch, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7329 / 50°43'58"N

Longitude: -1.7736 / 1°46'24"W

OS Eastings: 416074

OS Northings: 92614

OS Grid: SZ160926

Mapcode National: GBR 55B.VTL

Mapcode Global: FRA 7754.NVS

Entry Name: Part of Former Mausoleum Now Used As Stage in Proiry Gardens

Listing Date: 12 February 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110142

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101496

Location: Christchurch, Dorset, BH23

County: Dorset

District: Christchurch

Town: Christchurch

Electoral Ward/Division: Town Centre

Built-Up Area: Christchurch

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Christchurch Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

1. (South End)
Part of former Mausoleum
now used as stage in
Priory Gardens
SZ 1692 1A/152


1783. Wall, said to be part of a former mausoleum, moved from churchyard and
re-erected here circa 1803, C18 Gothic. Plastered facade, centre section advanced
under ogee pediment, obelisks as finials. 2 storeys high. Blind Gothic arcading
under pediment enclosed in larger Gothic arch. String course below, then round
arched arcade, then plinth. Flanking recessed portions each containing a round
arched doorway, eastern one blind, string course at impost height. Blind round
recess above with architrave and outer pilasters.

The boundary walls of Priory Gardens form a group with the stage in the

Listing NGR: SZ1607492614

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